Mar 12 - Aug 21

Mar 12: Apsáalooke Women and Warriors

From March 12 until August 21, the Neubauer Collegium for Culture and Society presents Apsáalooke Women and Warriors, the second chapter of a three-part curatorial project jointly organized by the Field Museum and the Neubauer Collegium in collaboration with the Apsáalooke community.

Starts: March 12, 2020
Ends: August 21, 2020
Time: All Day

Jun 2 - Aug 11

Coffee Talk with Sam

Via Zoom

Starts: June 2, 2020
Ends: August 11, 2020
Time: 3:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Jun 9 - Aug 18

Coffee Talk with Sam

Via Zoom

Starts: June 9, 2020
Ends: August 18, 2020
Time: 3:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Aug 7

Free Community Yoga Classes at Arts + Public Life

Yoga Class with Latipha Rivers

Arts + Public Life offers free community yoga classes throughout the year. Beginner Yoga Class is designed with the absolute yoga beginner in mind. The focus is an introduction to basic yoga poses and healthy alignment. Here you will practice standing asana (poses) as well as seated poses. Beginner yoga also incorporates yogic breathing, meditation, and relaxation techniques and is great for stress relief and overall relaxation. All materials are provided.

Presented by Arts + Public Life

This event is wheelchair accessible. Persons with disabilities who need an accommodation in order to participate in these events should contact Arts + Public Life for assistance at 773.702.9724 or artsandpubliclife@uchicago.edu.

Date: August 7, 2020
Time: 9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

Aug 7

Beyond Essays and Exams: Creative and Alternative Assignments

This hands-on workshop is aimed at instructors who are developing assessments and assignments for remote and hybrid teaching and provides a venue for sharing and receiving feedback. In this workshop, we will explore assignments and activities that can be used in both synchronous and asynchronous context and make pedagogically sound use of digital tools such as digital collaborative documents and multimedia. Participants will learn how to identify opportunities for incorporating digital tools, recognize new modes of inquiry afforded by these tools, and execute these assignments or activities successfully. We will also look at a few successful examples.

Participants of the workshop should be ready to engage in collaborative activities such as contributing to a Google Doc and discuss with fellow teachers.

This workshop is conducted online via Zoom. Please register with your UChicago email address at least 24 hours in advance. You will receive an email with the Zoom link at the latest an hour before the workshop begins.

Date: August 7, 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

See: https://training.uchicago.edu/admin/course_manager/course_information.php?course_id=1938

Aug 7

Beyond Essays and Exams: Assessment and Assignment Options

Offered in partnership with the Office of Academic Technology Solutions, this hands-on workshop is aimed at instructors who are developing an assessment plan and assignments for remote and hybrid teaching. Participants will first discuss principles for effective assessment in remote and hybrid teaching. Then we will explore assignments and activities that can be used in both synchronous and asynchronous contexts and consider how to make pedagogically sound use of digital tools such as collaborative documents and multimedia. We will also look at a few successful examples.

Participants should be ready to engage in collaborative activities such as contributing to a Google Doc and discussing with fellow instructors.

This workshop is conducted online via Zoom. Please register with your UChicago email address at least 24 hours in advance. You will receive an email with the Zoom link at the latest an hour before the workshop begins.

Date: August 7, 2020
Time: 1:30 PM - 3:00 PM

Aug 8

UPDATE (July corrections)*

FAS scheduled update for correction entries only runs in the evening. Corrections must be entered in ACCTS by 3:00pm.

Date: August 7, 2020
Time: 7:00 PM

Aug 8

July Monthend Close Part I and II

Part I - FAS monthend files created.

Part II - FAS ledgers and reports created.

Date: August 7, 2020
Time: 7:30 PM

Aug 8

July E-Ledgers Available

FAS E-Ledgers in cEikon.

Date: August 8, 2020
Time: 7:00 AM

Aug 8

Free Community Yoga Class at Arts + Public Life

Yoga Class with Latipha Rivers

Arts + Public Life offers free community yoga classes throughout the year. Beginner Yoga Class is designed with the absolute yoga beginner in mind. The focus is an introduction to basic yoga poses and healthy alignment. Here you will practice standing asana (poses) as well as seated poses. Beginner yoga also incorporates yogic breathing, meditation, and relaxation techniques and is great for stress relief and overall relaxation. All materials are provided.

Presented by Arts + Public Life

This event is wheelchair accessible. Persons with disabilities who need an accommodation in order to participate in these events should contact Arts + Public Life for assistance at 773.702.9724 or artsandpubliclife@uchicago.edu.

Date: August 8, 2020
Time: 9:00 AM - 10:00 AM